The Silicon Power P34A80 SSD Review: Phison E12 With Newer Firmware

Thursday, February 28th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

The Silicon Power P34A80 SSD Review: Phison E12 With Newer Firmware Silicon Power's SSD product line has always offered plenty of entry-level options, but they have only recently entered the NVMe market. Silicon Power is unusual among SSD brands for using controllers and reference designs...

The Samsung 983 ZET (Z-NAND) SSD Review: How Fast Can Flash Memory Get?

Tuesday, February 19th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

The Samsung 983 ZET (Z-NAND) SSD Review: How Fast Can Flash Memory Get? In 2015, Intel and Micron unveiled 3D XPoint memory, a new competitor to flash memory that promised significantly higher performance and endurance. Several years later, Intel has successfully commercialized 3D XPoint memory...

EKWB Begins Selling Heatsink for Intel’s Optane 905P M.2 SSD

Friday, February 15th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

EKWB Begins Selling Heatsink for Intel’s Optane 905P M.2 SSD Previously launched late last year as part of a bundle with Intel's then-new Optane 905P M.2 SSD, EK Water Blocks has started selling its custom-built M.2 905P heatsink as a standalone item. The cooling solution...

Comparing Two 1TB NVMe Drives with Same NAND, Same Controller: XPG SX8200 Pro vs HP EX950

Wednesday, February 6th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

Comparing Two 1TB NVMe Drives with Same NAND, Same Controller: XPG SX8200 Pro vs HP EX950 Retail drives based on the Silicon Motion SM2262EN controller have arrived. The ADATA SX8200 Pro and HP EX950 are nearly identical drives that are replacing last year's flagship models...

OWC Unveils Second-Gen ThunderBlade External SSDs: 2800 MB/s Starting at $799

Monday, February 4th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

OWC Unveils Second-Gen ThunderBlade External SSDs: 2800 MB/s Starting at $799 OWC this week introduced its second-generation ThunderBlade external SSDs, which are aimed squarely at the high-end, max performance external storage market. Offering up to 2800 MB/s sequential read speeds, the new drives offer the...

CES 2019: New Kingston KC2000 NVMe SSDs for High Performance

Thursday, January 24th, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

CES 2019: New Kingston KC2000 NVMe SSDs for High Performance At this year’s CES, Kingston demonstrated its first SSDs powered by Silicon Motion’s controllers. The new KC2000-series drives are aimed at high-end client systems.  For many years Kingston has almost exclusively offered SSDs based on...

The Samsung 970 EVO Plus (250GB, 1TB) NVMe SSD Review: 96-Layer 3D NAND

Tuesday, January 22nd, 2019 - SSDs, Teknologi

The Samsung 970 EVO Plus (250GB, 1TB) NVMe SSD Review: 96-Layer 3D NAND The first retail consumer SSDs to be updated with new 96-layer 3D NAND flash memory are the Samsung 970 EVO Plus. The 970 EVO Plus will be replacing the 970 EVO as Samsung's...